Somewhere in the neighbourhood of five million Canadians suffer from arthritis. In this article, we review four ways which an orthopedic brace can help.
We have both 4-wheel scooters and 3-wheel electric mobility scooter models available in a variety of sizes to suit your needs. There are also travel scooters that disassemble or fold for storage and travel, mid-sized multi-use scooters and large, more robust scooters that can effectively handle more challenging terrain. Let’s take a look at some of our top models!
Compression stockings are designed to apply gentle pressure to your legs and ankles. This is called compression therapy. The objective of this type of therapy is to promote blood flow from the legs to the heart. There are many different types of compression stockings and they provide a wide variety of benefits.
What are the four types of incontinence and what can be done to manage the symptoms of incontinence?
How safe are the bathrooms in your home? We’re guessing your immediate response is likely to be “pretty safe, I’d think”. Maybe that’s because there’s never been an injury in any of the bathroom…
Are you or a loved one having any trouble walking from one point to another? Are you experiencing any issues with balance? Do you have pain in your legs when standing or walking a few steps? Are you …
Do you live with an elderly loved one? Is your aging parent or grandparent finding the pandemic particularly hard to deal with? Needless to say, COVID-19 has been rough on us all. But as we enter our second year of the pandemic, this month, it’s wise to check in on the seniors in our lives.
Highlighted in a recent interview by CTV, Advantage Home Health Solutions supports the community in more ways than you’d expect.
What keeps seniors up at night?
For the most part, we’re all aware of how important it is to get a good night’s sleep. No matter your age, if you spend an entire night tossing and turning, you’re not bound to have much energy the following day. We all need sleep to re-energize ourselves for each day. But, as we age, restful sleeps are harder to come by.
Do you battle with a loss of strength or balance? Are you coping with a mobility issue that can make walking difficult? If so, you likely have some experience using a wheelchair.